Thursday, June 26, 2014

MLU 2014 Playoffs: Conference Championships

MLU playoffs start on Saturday, June 28 with the Eastern & Western Conference Championship games. The winner earns a bid to theMLU Championship Game on July 19 at PPL Park.

Eastern Conference
Saturday, June 28 @ 7pm ET: Boston Whitecaps (5-5) and DC Current (9-1) played each other 3 times during the season with Current winning 2 games, including Boston's first loss in the MLU and Boston's first loss at home.

Current are 5-0 at home; Whitecaps are 1-4 away.
Boston is the only team to beat DC in 2014 - the Current's only road loss on April 26.
The last time Boston played a game in DC was April 19.
This 2014 ECC is a re-match of the 2013 Eastern Conference Championship.

Western Conference
Saturday, June 28 @ 7pm PT: Of the 3 games between Vancouver Nighthawks (6-4) and Portland Stags (8-2), the Stags won 2 games. Stags are 4-1 at home, while Nighthawks are 3-2 away. The last time Vancouver played a game at Portland was the first game of the 2014 season, on April 12.

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